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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 11 friends who took the place for 7 nights as a base for Dublin and surrounding sights. Dermot and Anna were fabulous hosts and the rooms were perfect... Breakfast, most ample and good!!! Dermot helped us arrange a bus for two days to Dublin with a local company that was reasonable and got us where... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Great clean guesthouse within easy walking distance to the town centre, Very helpful owners and lovely breakfast, there were even umbrellas available for those Irish showers! We stayed in their smallest room but it was not that small and perfect for our needs.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent stay at Barrowville, a beautiful old house. The rooms are warm, cosy and really clean. Breakfast was delicious, a really nice full Irish perfectly cooked with good coffee. Dermot, the host, is a nice guy who's easy to chat to. I'd definitely stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

I have never written a review before but I just had to write one about this gem of a B&B. Stayed here on the 2nd of October 2015 as we were attending a local wedding. Came across this by chance! From the minute u arrive at this guesthouse, u are made feel so welcome and the surroundings both outside &... More 

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Grand Haven, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

On our recent vacation to Ireland we stayed one night at Barrowville Town House in Carlow. They were very accommodating even though we arrived earlier than expected. Our room was spacious, clean, and comfortable, although there were some things that could be updated or repaired it was comfortable much like staying with family. The house is beautiful, a warm and... More 

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Southbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

To think, we got to stay here because Christy Moore didn't this time! Comfortable, great views, warm welcome, and the best recommendation for restaurant meal prior to the Christy Moore concert! Great location within walking distance of the down town venue and restaurants and pubs. THANK YOU!

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Thank Elizabeth S
Wexford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We had the absolute pleasure of staying at the Barrowville Town House on Saturday 26th September. It is everything it says on the website and more. We had a fabulous room which we were more than comfortable in with two windows looking straight out onto the private garden. From start to finish our experience was most enjoyable. Carlow has so... More 

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Swinford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I had almost passed Barrowville and thankfully as there was no traffic in my lane I was able to reverse my car and drive into the private car park. On a dark,wet, September evening it was a delight to enter the door of this lovely, spacious late Georgian townhouse and be welcomed so warmly. It was the perfect place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Barrowville is a gorgeous Regency town house within 5 mins walk of the centre of Carlow town. Bedrooms are large and beautifully furnished, spotlessly clean with comfy beds and tea and coffee making facilities. There is a large lounge for guests and breakfast is taken in a lovely bright conservatory. Plenty of off road parking also!

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We stayed just one night as we were attending a wedding locally. They were very welcoming here, allowing us to check in early. Our room was very nice and bathroom with a bath was lovely. Breakfast the next day was delishious and all options were catered for. The gardens looked beautiful but as it was poring with rain we didn't... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 3 minutes walk from the town centre, Barrowville Town House occupies a lovely location in its own ground on the south side of Carlow Town on Kilkenny Road (N9). This Regency house (which enjoys listed status) has lots of antiques and was comprehensively renovated in the late 1980s. The 7 guest bedrooms are all en suite, (5 with bath and shower and 2 with shower only), and equipped with colour television, radio, phone and hairdryer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barrowville Town House

Address: Barrowville Town House | Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Carlow > Carlow
Price Range: $45 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barrowville Town House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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